Product Manager - Video Original Content IS&T (Development + Awareness)

Culver City, California, United States
Software and Services


Posted: Sep 6, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200092924
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Are you passionate about solving complex business challenges with process engineering and technology? Do you thrive in environments that require multi-functional thinking, collaboration, and innovation? Do you have experience in the entertainment industry with creative, marketing, and/or publicity systems? If so, this may be the job for you. The Video Original Content IS&T team is responsible for the technology strategy and delivery of IT systems used to enable Apple’s Video Original Content line of business. The team ensures technology and business strategy remain tightly aligned through multi-functional partnership, knowledge of industry trends, and familiarity with the Apple corporate systems landscape. Members work closely with leadership, business partners, software engineers, vendors, information security, and others to deliver systems (people, process, and technology) to meet the demands of a fast-growing organization. You will play a leading role in the delivery and operationalization of systems utilized by Apple’s global Video Original Content division, working closely with the Solutions Management leadership team. In this role, you will work with multi-functional teams to deliver solutions to the business and serve as an advocate of the business to internal partners.

Key Qualifications

  • Comprehensive understanding of creative, marketing and publicity processes and their relationship to technology in a studio, production, or network environment
  • Experience implementing and/or supporting creative, marketing, and publicity systems in a studio, production, or network environment
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle, agile and other meaningful technology project management frameworks
  • Extraordinary problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with multiple opposing priorities
  • Hands-on experience defining and documenting process flows and business requirements
  • Hands-on experience with leading user acceptance testing and change management activities in relation to technology deployments
  • Establishes achievements and meets commitments on deadlines
  • Superb communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills, with the ability to tailor messages and delivery based on the audience (staff to executive)
  • Ability to think creatively, and quickly adapt to new technical and functional concepts


You will define and influence product strategy Serve as the liaison to and for the business Become a domain guide in the development and awareness space Facilitate process and technology discussions across functionally and regionally disparate groups Lead the delivery of new systems and extensions of existing systems capabilities Lead and/or participate in the development of functional requirements and technical specifications Collaborate with business partners to identify, vet, and prioritize technology needs and requirements Evaluate business challenges and opportunities to tackle them with technology Coordinate development efforts and solution deployment with other IS&T partners, vendors, and contractors Maintain close relationships with business and other partners (e.g., information security) to ensure alignment Maintain proper document of project artifacts (e.g., processes, training materials, requirements) Develop and maintain a working knowledge of trends and standard methodologies within Apple and the industry

Education & Experience

BA/BS degree or equivalent preferred

Additional Requirements